Spotlights & Profiles

Student Spotlights

  • Colleen O'Rourke

    A love of sustainability opened up a whole new chapter for the IU freshman who published a children's book.

  • Dana Vanderburgh and Clare Donohue

    Two IU students traveled to Panama as part of an outreach program built around dance.

  • Adriana Rivera

    "It is the perfect place to learn," the senior said of IU.

  • Science Outreach Society

    When local schools want to provide science-based activities, this student group answers the call.

  • Macaira O'Connell

    Meet the apparel merchandising major who is committed to ethical purchasing at home and abroad.

  • Mikaela Gilbert

    The freshman is developing a language training tool for young children.

  • Connor Bunch and Alison Smith

    The undergraduate and graduate student pair make a great research team.

  • Aryn Morrison

    The senior kinesiology major recently received one of the top ROTC awards in the nation.

  • Marcus Phelps and Von Lovan

    Two second-year students have started a trend at the IU Maurer School of Law: "Bow tie Tuesdays."

  • Anabel Gutierrez Orraca

    "I'm in a foreign country, but it feels like home," the Cuban harp student said.

  • Chetan Mehta

    The freshman comes to IU as a survivor of the devastating earthquake that hit his home in Kathmandu, Nepal.

  • Ari Stoner and Ben Brattain

    The IU seniors have organized the campus's first TEDxIndianaUniversity event. Enter to win tickets.

  • Quanisha Morrow

    "Indiana University has opened up so many avenues for me and has forced me to step out of my box," the IU senior said.

  • Wells Scholars

    Eighteen students have been selected for the program named in honor of the late IU chancellor Herman B Wells.

  • Dedric Dennist

    The sophomore loves making campus more familiar for incoming freshmen, tailoring his tours to their interests.

  • Michael Young

    The language enthusiast is one of 10 Fulbright Scholars among IU Bloomington’s graduating class of 2015.

  • Samantha Schmidt

    The Media School senior recently won the top prize in a national journalism writing competition.

  • Eriko Terao

    The third year MFA student of costume design lends her talents to IU theater productions.

  • Julie Daugherty

    Studying abroad in Brazil solidified the junior's desire for an international career.

  • Francisco Borrayo

    The Chicago native is gearing up for graduation, but also his final year organizing Little 500 celebrations.